Diocese of Lafayette in Louisiana, Louisiana

Michael Benedict

Status: Retired, 1979; deceased, 1998

Appeared under the heading: “Priests Against Whom Credible Accusations Have Been Made Regarding Sexual Abuse Of A Minor Or Vulnerable Adult”

Birth Year: 1915

Ordination year: 1943

Reported assignment history:

  • Immaculate Conception, Lake Charles
  • St. Mary Magdalen, Abbeville
  • Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist, Lafayette Our Lady of Fatima, Lafayette
  • Sacred Heart of Jesus, Oakdale
  • St. Margaret of Scotland, Lake Charles
  • St. Peter, New Iberia
  • Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Mire Most Holy Sacrament Convent, Lafayette